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Famous Author Rejections

It is a truth universally acknowledged that every author’s work is rejected. This includes the literary greats. Below is a list of famous authors and how they were rejected before they hit it big. 642 more words

UNIVERSAL CREDIT THREATENS FUTURE WRITERS

According to the Society of Authors it has warned MPs that the changes to Universal Credit could silence working-class writers, impeding diversity in publishing and thus making it harder to attract different types of readers. 491 more words

Are You a Courageous Writer?

One of my favorite things about freelancing is the variety of project assignments I receive. Some, like 100 Extraordinary Stories for Courageous Girls—Unforgettable Tales of Women of Faith… 415 more words

Wednesday Wisdom : Recommended Reads (JCB Literature Prize Special)

The winner of the JCB Literature Prize 2018 is going to be announced tomorrow and we cannot just keep calm. It has been exciting to see the journey so far of the first ever Indian awards for Indian writing. 1,160 more words

Keemiya Team

In the Steps of JK Rowling and Harry Potter - Edinburgh, Scotland

Travel to the ancient hamlet of Edinburgh, Scotland and walk in the steps of JK Rowling and Harry Potter surrounded by magical inspiration. From cobblestone streets, narrow alleyways, to spired castles, this bustling city of 500,000 is full of unique architecture. 697 more words

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Wednesday Wisdom: Writer's Manifesto

Writing is a lonely job. Let this post be a reminder on such lonely nights when the going gets too tough. Let these words, remind you of who you are and what you need to keep chasing. 45 more words

Aspiring Authors

Trick-or-Treat, Author Style--Favorite Foods of Famous Authors

When I was a kid, Halloween meant trick-or-treating for UNICEF (The “United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund”). My church friends and I went door to door with our little orange boxes and collected donations to help needy children around the world. 481 more words